Over the last 20 years, about 10 million female fetuses may have been selectively aborted following ultrasound results in India, suggest Prabhat Jha at the University of Toronto, Canada, and colleagues....
In China, the cultural preference for boys and restrictions on family size are already having effects. Some reports suggest there are 40 million bachelors unable to find brides.
And here at home, the population of individuals with Downs Syndrome is quietly vanishing, as a candidate for Supreme Court Associate Justice gets grilled about his views on abortion.
Am I missing something, or are a lot of people in denial about the reality of widespread abortions? Does anyone seriously believe that judges have the remedy?
Maybe somebody should propose a bill making category five hurricanes illegal. Laws against smoking marijuana and crossing borders seem to be working well. Right?